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IDDO has a dream: Sustainable Social Inclusion

In 2012 the Rio+20 Conference concluded to proceed with developing a set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to build upon the Millennium Development Goals and merge with the post 2015 … Continue reading

July 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hearing Aids still a Stigma; Why?

“Consider the case of eyeglasses. Graham Pullin, in his book “Design Meets Disability,” shows how eyeglasses have moved culturally from being a medical aid to a fashion accessory. People who … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Good practices for Inclusion of Deaf people

If you do a quick google, you’ll find various good practices for inclusion of people with disabilities. Only a slight few will target deaf people. So, here are ours to … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deaf people CAN and DO exercise their right to a fair and equal access to and participation in the political process

Deaf people differ from other people with disabilities through the method of communication access and the usage of a visual language. Often lack of access to communication leads to the … Continue reading

June 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

First Deaf March in La Romana, Dominica Republic

On June 12, 2014 for the first time ever, Deaf people, youth, children, parents of deaf children, teachers of deaf students, international volunteers working in deaf programs, and family and … Continue reading

June 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Deaf people face a double barrier…

Deaf people face a double barrier, having a disability and being a member of a language minority. Deaf people’s disability is unique in itself that members of this particular disability … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

International Development matters. We must make sure that development projects include deaf experts and deaf community.

March 22, 2014 · Leave a comment